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Leave The EC To Do Their Work. Prof Gyampo to Akuffo Addo

The work of the Electoral Commission (EC) is vital in the democratic dispensation of our great nation, Ghana. In recent times, the president, Nana Akuffo Addo, has been accused of unnecessarily interfering in the activities of the commission, especially, when he appointed three new commissioners for the EC.

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Leave The EC To Do Their Work. Prof Gyampo to Akuffo Addo

POLITICS

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor Pulls out of the Presidential Primaries

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor, one of the presidential aspirants of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Ghana, has withdrawn from the party's presidential primaries. This move has created a significant shift in Ghanaian politics, as the NDC prepares for the upcoming race. Dr. Duffuor's withdrawal came after he filed an injunction against the primaries over some discrepancies with the delegates' photo album register.

  19 days ago ago
Dr. Kwabena Duffuor Pulls out of the Presidential Primaries

POLITICS

NDC Must Apologize To EC, Judiciary And Ghanaians – NPP Demands

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has admonished opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to apologize to the Judiciary, Electoral Commission (EC) and Ghanaians over the recent revelations by the newly elected Chairman of the party, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketiah. Mr Asiedu Nketiah while campaigning to delegates of his party revealed that the NDC had no concrete evidence when it went to the Supreme Court to challenge the 2020 Presidential election results as declared by the EC.

  5 months ago ago
NDC Must Apologize To EC, Judiciary And Ghanaians – NPP Demands

POLITICS

Attorney-General Courts Lawyers’ Support For Electoral Commission Ahead Of Election 2024.

The Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Godfred Yeboah Dame has asked members of the Ghana Bar Association to support the Electoral Commission (EC) in its quest to organize a free, fair and transparent elections in 2024. Mr Dame also called on the Bar to resist what he described as “misguided and parochial efforts of certain characters” to undermine the work of the EC.

  8 months ago ago
Attorney-General Courts Lawyers’ Support For Electoral Commission Ahead Of Election 2024.

POLITICS

Video: I Don't Know Why But It Is The First Time Happening In Ghana - Bright Simons Serves Notice

Ghanaian entrepreneur, writer, social and political commentator, Mr. Bright Simons has reacted to the recent brouhaha between the NDC and the Electoral Commission. The Electoral Commission has announced its decision to solely use the Ghana Card as the only means of registration for the Voter ID Card.

  8 months ago ago
Video: I Don't Know Why But It Is The First Time Happening In Ghana - Bright Simons Serves Notice

POLITICS

The NDC Will Meet Them ‘Boot For Boot’ When The Time Comes – Ofosu Ampofo Assures Ghanaians

The opposition National Democratic Congress today, Tuesday, September 20, 2022 organized a press conference at their headquarters. The party expressed their dissatisfaction with the Electoral Commission. The EC and NDC have been on loggerheads for many years now. The NDC have consistently tagged the EC as biased and blame them for their loss in the last election.

  8 months ago ago
The NDC Will Meet Them ‘Boot For Boot’ When The Time Comes – Ofosu Ampofo Assures Ghanaians

POLITICS

"I Am Not A Coward:I Regard Them As Nonentities" -Odike Blasts EC And Govt For Cancelling Party Cert

Maverick Politician and businessman Akwasi Addae popularly known as Odike will always speak his mind without fear or favor and wouldn't succumb to the threat of any individual irrespective of the position he/she occupies. The gentleman stormed the studio of Onua Tv this morning to pour his heart out about the electoral commission's decision to cancel the registration certificates of 17 political parties including his own United Progressive Party(UPP).

  6 months ago ago

POLITICS

I See A Chaotic Election In 2024 - Asani Tanoh

The National Organizer of the Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) who is now a political analyst, Yaw Asani Tanoh claims he sees a chaotic election in 2024. According to Yaw Asani Tanoh, Jean Mensah and the entire institution of the Electoral Commission (EC) are manipulated by the president of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

  8 months ago ago
I See A Chaotic Election In 2024 - Asani Tanoh

POLITICS

Election 2024: EC Want To Deliberately Disenfranchise Some Eligible Voters – Kwesi Pratt

Senior Journalist Kwesi Pratt Jnr has accused the Electoral Commission (EC) of intentionally working to disenfranchise eligible Ghanaians from exercising the constitutional right to vote in the forthcoming elections. He says the EC’s insistence on using the GhanaCard as the only primary document for identification for its planned voter's registration exercise does not make sense due to the challenges confronting the National Identification (NIA), the body mandated to issue the cards to citizens.

  8 months ago ago
Election 2024: EC Want To Deliberately Disenfranchise Some Eligible Voters – Kwesi Pratt

POLITICS

[VIDEO]: Electoral Commission Should Sue NDC - Chairman Wontumi

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has unjustly accused the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of rigging the 2020 elections, and Mr. Bernard Antwi-Boasiako, the NPP's regional chairman for Ashanti, is urging the Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) to take the NDC to court.

  5 months ago ago
[VIDEO]: Electoral Commission Should Sue NDC - Chairman Wontumi

POLITICS

EC Finally Sets The Records Straight Over Use Of Ghana Card Ahead Of 2024 Elections - Read Details

The recent circulating news that has sparked massive reactions across all social media platforms was when the Electoral Commission of Ghana finally came out to settle the debate aside setting the records straight over the use of the Ghana card for voter registration ahead of the most anticipated 2024 presidential elections.

  8 months ago ago
EC Finally Sets The Records Straight Over Use Of Ghana Card Ahead Of 2024 Elections - Read Details

EDUCATION

Directive powers of the EC to conclude Lower Manya Krobo Locale surveys

The local level decisions for the Lower Manya Krobo Metropolitan have been concluded by the Electing Commission, Ghana (EC) after an application for a directive by two youngsters. This was contained in a press proclamation given on Monday, January 16. "The Appointive Commission wishes to illuminate the overall population that the Lower Manya Krobo Region Level Decisions scheduled for Tuesday, January 17, 2023, have been dismissed," Director Jean Adukwei Mensa composed.

  4 months ago ago
Directive powers of the EC to conclude Lower Manya Krobo Locale surveys

ECONOMY-FINANCE

EC Cancels Underwriter Framework

The Electing Commission (EC) has annulled the underwriter framework where new registrants without the Ghana Card gave two Ghana Card holders as underwriters for their Citizen's ID card. This structures part of clearing changes the commission is setting up to safeguard the trustworthiness of the electors' register and the ID card.The Agent Director of the EC Accountable for Activities, Samuel Tettey, spread the word about this for writers at the EC's "Let the Resident Know" experience.

  8 months ago ago
EC Cancels Underwriter Framework

POLITICS

You Constitute The Biggest Threat To Ghana's Democracy - Sam George To EC

Samuel Nartey George well known as Sam "Dzata" George has made a clarifying statement on the attempt of the Electoral Commission of Ghana to install a constitutional instrument on using Ghana Card as the sole identification for voting in election 2024. Speaking in an interview on Newsfile, the lawmaker stressed that the EC’s proposed Constitutional Instrument (C.I.

  8 months ago ago
You Constitute The Biggest Threat To Ghana's Democracy - Sam George To EC

POLITICS

My People Will Be Disenfranchised; I Won't Allow The EC To Go Ahead With This Plan

The member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram constituency, Honorable Sam Nartey George has dropped some revelations about the Electoral commission and how it has planned against members of the NDC. Speaking on Newsfile show this morning, Sam George revealed that the EC's new Constitutional Instrument(CI) will disfranchise a lot of people in his constituency.

  8 months ago ago
My People Will Be Disenfranchised; I Won't Allow The EC To Go Ahead With This Plan

POLITICS

It will be a Calamity if Ghana Card is not utilized for the 2024 elections - NIA Boss

The Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) has been encouraged by the Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Kenneth Agyeman Attafuah, to use the National Identification Card (Ghana Card) for the 2024 elections. Prof. Kenneth believes that using a card other than the Ghana Card for the elections would be a grave disservice to Ghana.

  6 months ago ago
It will be a Calamity if Ghana Card is not utilized for the 2024 elections - NIA Boss

POLITICS

New Voters Register: EC Is Not Only Misleading But Mischievous - Ofosu Ampofo

The National Chairman of NDC, Dr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo who seeks to maintain his position in the upcoming internal election, has waded into the electoral commission's intentions to compile a new voters register ahead of the 2024 general election. The experienced leader and communicator during a press conference expressed his position in his capacity as NDC chairman and on behalf of the party.

  8 months ago ago
New Voters Register: EC Is Not Only Misleading But Mischievous - Ofosu Ampofo

SOCIETY

PNC seizes official vehicle from 2020 flagbearer Apasera

The vehicle was seized close to Cantonments in Accra with the guide of authorities from the Criminal Examinations Directorate (CID) of the Ghana Police Administration. The activity follows the indicated excusal of Mr Apasera and Public Administrator of the PNC Moses Danibaah from the party. They were requested by the Public Leader Advisory group (NEC) not to hold themselves as office holders of the party.

  6 months ago ago
PNC seizes official vehicle from 2020 flagbearer Apasera

POLITICS

17 political parties were removed from the EC's registry.

As threatened a few weeks ago, the Electoral Commission has delisted 17 political parties from its registry. This comes after the commission inspected the offices of registered political parties across the provinces during May and June 2022. Following the exercise, the EC used Section 15 (3) (c) of the Political Parties Act of 2000, Act 574, which requires it to terminate the registration of Political Parties that lack National and Regional offices.

  6 months ago ago
17 political parties were removed from the EC's registry.

POLITICS

The operation of the PNC was interrupted by the EC due to an internal dispute

The Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) submitted a text to the People's National Convention (PNC) competition to address the issue of disaster management or the risk of permanent suspension. According to the EC, until the disaster is resolved, it will have nothing to do with political celebrations.

  6 months ago ago
The operation of the PNC was interrupted by the EC due to an internal dispute